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East Screen / West Screen #5 (repost)

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This week Kevin and I discuss Hong Kong’s selection of Yon Fan’s new film for the Oscars, censorship cases in Hong Kong, and Film Festivals.  And somewhere in the mix we discuss the following films;

 

(Running time – 00:58:37)

East Screen / West Screen #4

ShingFuiOnThis week Kevin and I talk about Hong Kong celebrity marriages, Disney’s acquisition of Marvel and talk about some of the many works of the late Shing Fu On;

 

 

 

* The Cantonese  lesson segment used in this episode comes from lesson 5.3 of the following text:
Lee, Phillip Yungkin. “Intermediate Cantonese: Themes for Listening and Speaking“. Hong Kong: Greenwood Press. 2001.

(Running time – 00:48:18)

East Screen / West Screen #3

When your poster has painted in things that are not in the movie, that spells trouble.
When your poster has painted in things that are not in the movie, that spells trouble.
My hair is a cyborg, but that's ok.
My hair is a cyborg, but that's ok.
Hey, was I even in this movie?
Hey, was I even in this movie?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This week Kevin and I talk about Stephy, swine flu, and sci-fi in Asia.  We also cover;

  • Kung Fu Cyborg: Metallic Attraction (Hong Kong / China 2009)
  • Inglorious Basterds (USA 2009)
  • G-Force (USA 2009)
  • The Host (Korea 2006)
  • 2009: Lost Memories (Korea 2002)

(Running time – 01:02:05)